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Launch and Transfer Manager TPO

Date: Dec 5, 2018

Location: Sofia, 0, BG, 1407

Company: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

Company Info

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE and TASE: TEVA) is a global leader in generic medicines, with innovative treatments in select areas, including CNS, pain and respiratory. We deliver high-quality generic products and medicines in nearly every therapeutic area to address unmet patient needs. We have an established presence in generics, specialty, OTC and API, building on more than a century-old legacy, with a fully integrated R&D function, strong operational base and global infrastructure and scale. We strive to act in a socially and environmentally responsible way. Headquartered in Israel, with production and research facilities around the globe, we employ 45,000 professionals, committed to improving the lives of millions of patients. Learn more at


Since August 2016 Actavis has been part of Teva. In Bulgaria the combined company is working under the Actavis brand and is the largest employer in the pharmaceutical industry. Actavis - a Teva company - manages two manufacturing plants, sales and marketing organization and a number of global corporate functions.


We are looking for motivated and solution oriented candidate to become a part of our TPO EU Supply Chain team on the position of Launch and Transfer Manager TPO, based in Sofia.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate on time and in full launches, transfers and switches according to plan
  • Ensure a smooth and continuous supply chain and needed project management for all Third Party Operations (TPO) products to be launched from a 3rd party supplier
  • Coordinate all issues related to the whole project phase, ensure operational readiness including coordination of production planning and timely replenishment for the first delivery of products
  • Act as interface function between the markets and suppliers (e.g. monitor and control artwork readiness, market forecasts, placement of launch POs, communication and monitoring of deadlines)
  • Identify launch risks and initiate or participate in meetings to develop possible solutions, formulate recommendations and communicate appropriately to all stakeholders of the project (both internal and external)
  • Define and monitor the timelines of the different steps within the operational launch phase, elaborate mitigation plans in case of deviations
  • Train all stakeholders in the launch process, organize and handle the S&OP calls within the launch team

Successful candidate should have:

  • University Degree or equivalent - preferably scientific or business management discipline
  • 3+ years Supply Chain experience
  • Good understanding of pharmaceutical business is a strong advantage
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills with proven track record of leading continuous improvement initiatives
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills in an international environment
  • Independent working style and high degree of flexibility, team player
  • Proficient verbal and written English communications skills

We Offer:

  • Dynamic and challenging job in a highly professional international environment
  • Opportunity to work in a global project based environment
  • Attractive remuneration package and performance related bonuses


If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply directly online through the button ‘Apply’ and send us your CV in English.

All personal data is protected by law and will be treated in confidentiality. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.



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